The Messerschmitt Bf 110, often known non-officially as the Me 110,[2] was a twin engine heavy fighter (Zerstörer—German for "Destroyer") and fighter-bomber (Jagdbomber or Jabo) developed in Nazi Germany in the 1930s and used by the Luftwaffe during World War II. Hermann Göring was a proponent of the Bf 110. It was armed with two MG FF 20 mm cannon, four 7.92 mm (.312 in) MG 17 machine guns, and one 7.92 mm (.312 in) MG 15 machine gun or twin-barrel MG 81Z for defence.

 

The primary weakness of the Bf 110 was its lack of agility in the air, although this could be mitigated with the correct tactics. This weakness was exploited when flying as close escort to German bombers during the Battle of Britain. When British bombers began targeting German territory with nightly raids, some Bf 110-equipped units were withdrawn and redeployed as night fighters, a role to which the aircraft was well suited.

 

The Bf 110 G-2 was a fighter-bomber, fast bomber, destroyer, often used against Allied heavy bombers. (often equipped with rockets).

 

1:48 Scale. Skill Level 3

Messerschmitt Bf 110 G-2 ZG1

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